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since 1880
Last Name
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Nayla

User Submitted Origins

Arabic
43%
English
21%
African
14%
African American
7%
Spanish
7%
Arabian
7%

User Submitted Meanings

  • According to a user from Algeria, the name Nayla is of Arabic origin and means "The one who deserves success".
  • A user from Bangladesh says the name Nayla is of Unknown origin and means "Successful".
  • According to a user from France, the name Nayla is of Arabic origin and means "THE one who gets what she wants".
  • A submission from Algeria says the name Nayla means "Winner" and is of Arabic origin.
  • According to a user from Indonesia, the name Nayla is of Arabic origin and means "Successful".

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Notable Persons Named Nayla

Nayla Hayek is a businesswoman. She holds the title Chair of the Board of Directors, Swatch Group, CEO, Harry Winston, and Inc.. Nayla was given the name Hayek in 1951.

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Nayla Tueni is a journalist, parliamentarian, and member of parliament. Nayla was given the name Nayla Gebran Tueni by her parent Gebran Tueni on August 31st, 1982 in Achrafieh.

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How popular is the baby name Nayla in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1979 6 6 0
1981 5 5 0
1982 6 6 0
1983 10 10 0
1986 5 5 0
1987 6 6 0
1988 8 8 0
1989 7 7 0
1991 7 7 0
1992 7 7 0
1993 6 6 0
1994 16 16 0
1995 18 18 0
1996 23 23 0
1997 26 26 0
1998 39 39 0
1999 41 41 0
2000 35 35 0
2001 49 49 0
2002 88 88 0
2003 71 71 0
2004 88 88 0
2005 74 74 0
2006 87 87 0
2007 98 98 0
2008 90 90 0
2009 123 123 0
2010 111 111 0
2011 121 121 0
2012 119 119 0
2013 149 149 0
2014 123 123 0
2015 158 158 0
2016 152 152 0
2017 156 156 0

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Popularity of Nayla as a first name

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Fun Facts about the name Nayla

  • How Popular is the name Nayla? Nayla is the 6,517th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Nayla have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 2,128 babies born with the first name Nayla in the United States. That's more than enough people named Nayla to occupy the territory of Christmas Island (Australia) with an estimated population of 1,462 (as of June 30, 2010).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Nayla? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1979 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Nayla first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Nayla is Thursday, January 1st, 1914.
  • What year had the most people named Nayla born? The highest recorded use of the first name Nayla was in 2015 with a total of 158 babies.
  • Random Nayla Factoid: According to the 2001 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Nayla is not a popular baby girl's name in Texas. Imagine that, only 9 babies in Texas have the same name as you in 2001.
  • Weird things about the name Nayla: Your name in reverse order is Alyan. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Alayn. How do you pronounce that?

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Past life for Nayla born May 2, 2018

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Italy approximately on 1550. Your profession was farmer, weaver, and tailor.

You were a seeker of truth and wisdom. You could have seen your future lives. Others perceived you as an idealist illuminating path to the future. Your lesson - to develop kind attitude to people, to acquire gift of understanding and compassion.

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  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
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